The Wildcat Roar

Lacrosse Team Battles

Reed Montgomery, Sports Editior

May 6, 2014


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The varsity lacrosse team has made significant progress from previous years.  The team is filled with many upper-class student athletes, and they are determined to make this year a memorable, enjoyable, and overall successful year. “Our goals this year are to play with intensity, to achieve excellence,...

Westminster Gets The Blues

Scott Rupprecht and Jake Schroeder

May 6, 2014


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With the Blues in the playoffs, the Westminster community has been bleeding blue. For them, the playoffs are a fun time to watch hockey and cheer on their hometown team. However, for Kayla Armstrong, senior and daughter of Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong, the playoffs are all business. For the ...

Hillsboro Tournament

Mary Wynn, Features Editor

May 6, 2014


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The W.C.A. girls varsity soccer team entered a new tournament this year for the first time ever and came out on top. In the past, the team had traveled to Jefferson City every spring for a weekend tournament consisting of four games between a matter of two days.  Varsity Coach Warren Smith began...

WCA Goalie Goes National

WCA Goalie Goes National

Jake Schroeder, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014


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What was the tryout like? 52 kids from all over the country came in to tryout. We were all flown up on a friday and practiced and scrimmaged for 4 days. Then some colleges and junior teams* made presentations for us. There were also DIvision 1 scouts everywhere. Were there any other STL kids ther...

Golf Takes On Metro Conference Tournament

Austin Benefield, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014


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On April 21, the Men’s Varsity Golf Team took their talents to the Metro Conference Tournament.  The field consisted of Defending State Champions, MICDS, Priory, District Runner-up, Lutheran South, and John Burroughs.  Despite the loaded field, the Cats held their own at the challenging Old Warson...

Jumping to New Heights

Jumping to New Heights

Andrew Montgomery, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014


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Led by head coach Jennifer Meyer, the varsity track meets new heights in their season as records continue to be broken. Also, on Wednesday, April 16th, a track meet was held at the Westminster campus for the first time in WCA’s history. “It was fun competing at the track where we put all of our...

Spring Sports 2014

Reed Montgomery, Sports Editor

May 6, 2014


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MENS GOLF The men’s golf team began the year by defeating Class 4 heavy-weight Chaminade at Westborough Country Club by two strokes, 244-246.  J.D. Klein, senior lead the team by firing a two over par, 36 and Nick George, senior and Jordan Merkel, freshmen were close behind to card 39’s....

Successful Trip

Reed Montgomery, Sports Editior

May 6, 2014


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The Westminster varsity tennis team recently travelled to Columbia, Missouri, to compete in the Mid-Missouri Invitational held at Rockbridge High-school.  Westminster competes in this tournament annually, and has been consistently successful.  While the team hoped for a first place finish, they fell...

The Season Never Ends

The Season Never Ends

Reed Montgomery, Sports Editor

May 6, 2014


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As the Westminster basketball season has come to a close, a new league, full of Westminster student-athletes, has taken over.  The South County YMCA League has become a popular destination for many current and former basketball players from Westminster.  While the league started out as a way for former...

Ultimate Time

Scott Rupprecht, Design Editor

May 6, 2014


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The Ultimate Frisbee club, was started 5 years ago by a few students and Abby Karsten, upper school math teacher. In the beginning, the club consisted of about 5 people who all went to a park close to the old campus to perfect their game. At first, the members would randomly throw around the frisbee...

Girls Soccer vs. Lutheran North

Jake Schroeder, Staff Writer

April 11, 2014


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The varsity girls soccer team continued their dominant start to the season with an 8-0 trouncing of Lutheran North on Friday. The girls wasted no time getting ahead, with freshman Kirsten Davis scoring within the first 10 minutes. The frustrated Lutheran North team attempted to come back from this quick ...

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